Possibly the Wisdom of Solomon (c. 50 B.C.) was written partly as a reply to it.
BOOK OF WISDOM, or Wisdom Of Solomon (Sept.
He quotes all the books of the Old Testament except Ruth and the Song of Solomon, and amongst the sacred writings of the Old Testament he evidently included the book of Tobit, the Wisdom of Solomon and Ecclesiasticus.
30) and by the Muratorianum (c. 200), which excepts Jude and 2 and 3 John from its condemnation of apocryphal literature, placing it on a par with the Wisdom of Solomon " which was written by friends of his in his honour."
In the Wisdom of Solomon (x.
The magnificehce and wisdom of Solomon (cf.
Every emphasis is laid on the wisdom of Solomon and his wealth.
and Wisdom of Solomon vii.
Comparison of Proverbs with Ecclesiasticus, Ecclesiastes and Wisdom of Solomon shows that it belongs, in its main features, in the same category as these.
The difference in conception of the term is similar to that between Ecclesiasticus and the Wisdom of Solomon.
In the Wisdom of Solomon it is the sharer of God's throne (71-6.pfapos), the effulgence of the eternal light and the outflow of His glory (Wisd.
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